An inferno, Tuesday night, has claimed the life of a teenage girl, Aisha Jigama, daughter of the state Director of Protocol, Babangida in Katsina State.
Aisha, 17, was said to have died in the inferno, which allegedly resulted from an electrical fault.
Eyewitnesses said the fire started at 7p.m. and lasted till past 8p.m. It took the intervention of the state fire service to put it off.
Two others, who were also said to have suffered injuries from the inferno, have been treated and discharged from the hospital.
Meanwhile, Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has since visited the house to condole with the family.